Financial Services

Grab

Grab expands finance business with consumer loans services and wealth management

Asian ride-hailing business Grab has deepened its financial services push by announcing that it will offer consumer loans services in Singapore and roll-out wealth management produ...

Platform News: Opening the WhatsApp app on a smartphone

WhatsApp to partner with more Indian banks

WhatsApp plans to team up with more Indian lenders to expand banking services in rural areas and for lower income individuals, the messaging platform’s country head said.

Wirecard AG

Phantom billions plunge Wirecard into chaos

Wirecard has said that 1.9 billion euros (approximately $2.1 billion) it had booked in its accounts likely never existed, a black hole that threatens to engulf the payments company...

Security

US officials suggest North Korea hacking threatens the global financial system

American government officials have warned about the threat of North Korean hackers, calling particular attention to the financial services sector.